Canadian Premier Justin Trudeau on Tuesday congratulated his counterpart prime minister Imran Khan on forming the government, saying that he “looked forward to working together” with him.
A press release from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) said that the two leaders had spoken on the phone and “stressed the need for further strengthening of ties particularly in areas of trade, commerce and investment”.
In discussing human rights, girls’ education, trade, climate change, and refugees, PM @ImranKhanPTI & I had a great phone conversation today. Congratulations again, Imran, on forming Pakistan’s new government – I look forward to working together for people in both our countries. pic.twitter.com/4cslV0VnHn
— Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau) August 20, 2018
“Prime Minister Imran Khan and Prime Minister Trudeau reaffirmed commitment to work together to strengthen bilateral relations in diverse fields,” the press release stated.